Movies like Red Water

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Red Water (2003)
 4.1
 3K
Red Water (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the quiet waters of the Mississippi, body parts are being discovered. No one knows what is behind it all, until a huge man eating bull shark turns up. This bull shark is different, as it can breath in fresh water, making a deadly encounter between anyone who comes before it. John Sanders must now try and reach the surface, with his ex-wife and whilst being held hostage.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, ocean or sea, hostage, killer shark, treasure hunt, dangerous animal, survival, gory, crimes, crime, anti hero, fugitives, rescue, anti heroes, adventure, hostages, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, greed, blood, hitman, heroes, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi

Most similar movies to Red Water

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychotronic films with plots about danger, deadly, dangerous animal, escapades, survival, shark and heroes mostly in Thriller, Horror and Adventure genres. Some movies like Red Water: Orca (1977), Shark Zone (2003), Shark in Venice (2008), Shark Swarm (2008), Malibu Shark Attack (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 10K
Orca (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After witnessing the killing of his mate and offspring at Captain Nolan's hands, a vengeful killer whale goes on a rampage in the fisherman's Newfoundland harbor. Under pressure from the villagers, Nolan, Rachel and Umilak sail after the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, harsh, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer whale, whale, ocean or sea, dangerous animal, vengeance, survival, obsession, adventure, rescue, gory, deadly, ship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: antarctica, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.7
 829
Shark Zone (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man must hunt down ferocious sharks that are threatening a small beach community.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, danger, treasure hunt, crimes, deadly, heroes, dangerous animal, escapades, ocean or sea, beach, ship, killer shark ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shark in Venice (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across the cryptic trail leading to the long-lost fortune of the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, chase, adventure, dangerous animal, survival, deadly, crimes, killer shark ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.4
 1K
Shark Swarm (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A fisherman and his family fight to take down a greedy real estate developer who has released toxins into the ocean, turning the area's sharks into bloodthirsty hunters.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, secret identity, deadly, adventure, deadly creature, anti heroes, anti hero, resort, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Malibu Shark Attack (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An underwater earthquake generates a tsunami that strikes Malibu, bringing a hunting pack of prehistoric-looking goblin sharks to the surface. Although the beach is evacuated before the big wave strikes, a group of lifeguards and a crew of ...
Style: rough, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, tsunami, survival, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, forces of nature, killer shark, creature feature, lifeguard, characters killed one by one ...
Time: prehistory
Place: malibu california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 2K
Dinoshark (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film opens with a baby dinoshark swimming away from a broken chunk of Arctic glacier that calved due to global warming. Three years later, the dinoshark is a ferocious predatory adult and kills tourists and locals offshore from Puerto Vallarta, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: killer shark, dangerous animal, shark, underwater, gory, danger, shark attack, animal life, escapades, deadly, global warming, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 124K
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, survival, laboratory, killer shark, shark attack, research, genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, scientist, danger, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.5
 907
Raptor Island (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of terrorist-fighting Naval officers in the South China Sea finds their struggle against the enemy taking a backseat to the fight of their lives when an horde of creatures thought to be extinct for millions of years descend upon them in an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, soldier, tyrannosaurus rex, battles, danger, military, deadly creature, survival, chaos, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 3K
Swamp Shark (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Open on gorgeous swamplands of the Atchafalaya Basin in the summer. Lots of beautiful teens are at the beach the weekend before Gator Fest. That night an animal smuggling deal goes wrong and a large sea creature escapes into a swampy backwoods ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychotronic
Plot: swamp, shark, sheriff, shark attack, small town, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, stranded, eaten alive, bikini, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shark Attack 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A biological experiment goes bad, this time releasing a gaggle of mutated great white sharks with a taste for human flesh. Soon enough, shark expert Nick West is on the case, leading a crew to study them and eventually bring them back into ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, shark attack, rescue, survival, danger, deadly, race against time, deadly creature, dangerous animal, adventure, secret agents, special agents ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.3
 720
Dark Waters (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Moneyless, ocean-exploring gigolo and his worldly lady-friend are forced to take part in looking into the possibility that aggression - utilizing marine life - is being planned.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, heroes, underwater, survival, animal attack, shark attack, sea ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Spring Break Shark Attack (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young teenager travels to Florida, unknowing that a group of dangerous tiger sharks are ravaging the beach.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spring break, shark, survival, teenage life, youth, race against time, danger, dangerous animal, animal attack, shark attack, crimes, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 73K
Into the Blue (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When they take some friends on an extreme sport adventure, the last thing Jared and Sam expect to see below the shark-infested waters is a legendary pirate ship rumored to contain millions of dollars in gold. But their good fortune is short-lived, ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, ocean or sea, diving, treasure, gold, danger, island, shark, profanity, shipwreck, underwater ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 28K
Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the director of Wolf Creek comes this terrifying look at nature's perfect killing machine. When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, monster, dangerous animal, animal attack, animal horror, gory, danger, survival, isolation, island, rescue, stranded ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shark Attack in the Mediterranean (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A prehistoric shark (named in the books "megalodon") lurks Mallorca, killing a couple of individuals. A professional diver begins the hunt.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: shark attack, survival, shark, dangerous animal, danger, marine biologist, heroes, ocean or sea, police officer, rivalry, deadly, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, South Africa, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When two researchers discover a colossal shark's tooth off the Mexican coast their worst fears surface - the most menacing beast to ever rule the waters is still alive and mercilessly feeding on anything that crosses its path. Now they must ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark attack, shark, ocean or sea, escapades, good versus evil, ancient mystery, danger, deadly creature, heroes, dangerous animal, deadly, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.1
 895
Shark Hunter (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The Megalodon shark. A prehistoric killing machine 60 feet long, flashing 200 pounds of teeth and weighing over 20 tons. It's the deadliest predator the world has ever seen. The scientists say it's been extinct for more than 10,000 years. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, heroic mission, survival, obsessive quest, dangerous animal, vengeance, obsession, deadly creature, escapades, danger, rescue, deadly ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 2.9
 2K
Megalodon (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Megalodon is a 2002 American shark film. It takes place out on a deep sea oil rig.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: shark, dangerous animal, isolation, escapades, deadly, danger, forces of nature, survival, killer shark, oil rig, shark attack, catastrophe ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Semester at Sea ship is attacked and sunk by a mutated two-headed shark, and the survivors seek refuge on a deserted atoll. The coeds, however, are no longer safe when the atoll starts flooding.
Style: suspenseful, absurd, semi serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, shark, deadly, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, ocean or sea, survival, escapades, mutant, shark attack, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 8K
Dark Tide (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, South Africa, Germany, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A traumatized shark expert (Halle Berry) must battle her own fears to lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dive into a dangerous section of water known as "Shark Alley."
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: shark, survival, shark attack, diver, ocean or sea, dangerous animal, adventure, escapades, danger, haunted by the past, underwater, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cape town south africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.1
 2K
Pterodactyl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A dormant volcano deep with the Turkish forest holds within it a deadly secret. Perfectly preserved, a nest of pterodactyl eggs are ready to hatch...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pterodactyl, dangerous animal, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, save the day, race against time, survival, experiment gone awry, rescue, deadly creature, danger ...
Place: armenia, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 17K
The Reef (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Plot: shark, survival, ocean or sea, boat accident, underwater, tourist, boat, shark attack, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
 2K
The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sea monster, ocean or sea, monster, survival, isolation, deadly creature, dangerous animal, forces of nature, escapades, supernatural, danger, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 2K
The Untold (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts, The Untold is the story of Harlan Knowles, billionaire and President of Bio-Comp Industries who heads up a team of experts in a quest to locate a company plane that disappeared over the remote forests of the Pacific ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, sasquatch, supernatural, survival, legends and myths, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, obsessive quest, danger, adventurer, crimes, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.0
 25K
Shark Night 3D (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A weekend at a lake house in the Louisiana Gulf turns into a nightmare for seven vacationers as they are subjected to fresh-water shark attacks.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, survival, danger, youth, deadly, dangerous animal, gory, friends, eaten alive, creature feature, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 39K
Jaws 3-D (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This third film in the series follows a group of marine biologists attempting to capture a young great white shark that has wandered into Florida's Sea World Park. However, later it is discovered that the shark's 35-foot mother is also a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant animal, shark, killer shark, great white shark, rescue, scuba diving, water skiing, theme park, adventure, survival, dolphins, control room ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, orlando florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.5
 972
Raging Sharks (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An oceanic observation station is in desperate trouble after a sudden shark attack wrecked the oxygen supply. The accompanying ship, a coast guard cruiser, and other ships in and around the Bermuda triangle are attacked as well. The US Navy sends a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, monster, scientist, shark, experiment, creature feature, murder, killer shark, shark attack, diving, fear ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
 302
Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, terrorism, space and aliens, good versus evil, confined, escapades, ghost, danger, deadly, imaginary, heroes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Seven Mummies (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six escaped convicts and their female hostage make a desperate run for the Mexican border, where they stumble across a lost treasure of untold wealth, and find certain death instead on the Arizona desert.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, treasure hunt, adventurer, supernatural, deadly creature, survival, rivalry, deadly, leadership, daring rescue, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.8
 987
Blue Demon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The "Blue Demon" project is an attempt by a team of scientists to train Great White sharks to protect America's coastline from any intruders.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: killer shark, ocean or sea, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, chaos, genetic engineering, eaten alive, brutality, survival, mercilessness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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